About Dr. Hubsher

Dr. Chad Hubsher is a board certified urologist practicing in Dunedin and Safety Harbor, Florida since 2015. He grew up in the area and graduated from Palm Harbor University High School. He attended the University of Florida and was accepted into the prestigious combined 7-year BS/MD Medical Honors Program. He graduated from the University of Florida College of Medicine with Honors and went on to complete his surgical and urology training at West Virginia University while serving as chief resident. Dr. Hubsher is a diplomate of the American Board of Urology and is licensed by the State of Florida Board of Medicine as well as the State of West Virginia.

Dr. Hubsher is often described as smart, personable, and a talented surgeon. He has an excellent bedside manner and is committed to delivering the highest quality of care for his patients. He has a special interest in minimally invasive outpatient procedures for the treatment of prostate cancer, BPH, kidney stones, incontinence, and overactive bladder. He is trained in Rezum Water Vapor Therapy for the treatment of prostate enlargement and High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) for the treatment of prostate cancer. Dr. Hubsher has conducted numerous seminars and has multiple journal and textbook publications.

Undergraduate Education:

  • University of Florida
    BS Biological and Medical Sciences
    Summa Cum Laude

Medical Education:

  • University of Florida, College of Medicine
    Medical Honors Program

Residency:

  • West Virginia University: Surgery Internship
  • West Virginia University: Urology Residency

Board Certification:

  • American Board of Urology

Affiliations:

  • Mease Countryside Hospital
  • Mease Dunedin Hospital
  • Countryside Surgery Center

Book Chapters

  1. Hubsher C, Zaslau S. Algorithms. In: Gomella LG. The 5-Minute Urology Consult, 3rd Edition, Lippincott Williams &Wilkins, Baltimore MD.
  2. Morley C, Hubsher C, Zaslau S. Urology. In: Zaslau S and Vaughan R. Step-Up To Surgery, 2nd Edition, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Baltimore, MD, p296-316.
  3. Hubsher CP, Luchey A, Zaslau S. Physiology of Sexual Dysfunction. In: Zaslau. Sexual Dysfunction, 1st Edition, Jones and Bartlett, Boston, MA, p79-94.
  4. Hubsher CP, Rogers A, Zaslau S. Classification and Pathogenesis of Sexual Dysfunction. In: Zaslau. Sexual Dysfunction, 1st Edition, Jones and Bartlett, Boston, MA, p95-112.
  5. Hubsher CP, Luchey A, Zaslau S. Physical Diagnosis and Testing. In: Zaslau. Sexual Dysfunction, 1st Edition, Jones and Bartlett, Boston, MA, p113-124.
  6. Hubsher CP, Luchey A, Zaslau S. Physical Medical Therapies for Sexual Dysfunction. In: Zaslau. Sexual Dysfunction, 1st Edition, Jones and Bartlett, Boston, MA, p125-144.
  7. Hubsher CP, Rogers A, Zaslau S. Noninvasive treatments for Sexual Dysfunction. In: Zaslau. Sexual Dysfunction, 1st Edition, Jones and Bartlett, Boston, MA, p149-158.

Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Hubsher CP, Prudnick C, Point D, Morley C, Moffett K, Zaslau S, Al-Omar O. Epididymal abscess mimicking testicular torsion in a 30 gestational week premature infant. J Surg Transplant Sci.
  2. Hubsher CP, Jansen R, Riggs DR, Jackson BJ, Zaslau S. Sacral nerve stimulation for neuromodulation of the lower urinary tract. Can J Urol.
  3. Luchey A, Hubsher CP, Zaslau S, Bradford N, Smith E. Cystectomy without Urethrectomy Does Not Improve Pelvic Pain in Patients with Refractory Painful Bladder Syndrome. A Case Series with Review of the literature. The Internet Journal of Urology
  4. Hubsher CP, Costa J. Percutaneous Intervention of Large Bladder Calculi in Neuropathic Voiding Dysfunction. Int Braz J Urol..
  5. Hubsher CP, Costa J. Urologic Management of the Patient with Neuropathic Voiding Dysfunction (Neurogenic Bladder). Northeast Florida Medicine.
  6. Caicedo RA, Li N, Des Robert C, Scumpia PO, Hubsher CP, Wasserfall CH, Schatz DA, Atkinson MA, Neu J. Neonatal formula feeding leads to immunological alterations in an animal model of type 1 diabetes. Pediatr Res.

Scholarly Presentations

  1. Hubsher CP, Salkini SW. Comparison of Specimen Extraction Sites in an Obese Population during Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy. Presentation at the Southeastern Surgical Congress, Chattanooga TN.
  2. Hubsher CP, Morley C, Kandzari S, Zaslau Z. Patient Compliance and Post Vasectomy Semen Analysis. Presentation at the American Society For Men’s Health Annual Meeting, Scottsdale, AZ.
  3. Hubsher CP, Salkini SW. Comparison of Expanded Lower Quadrant and Periumbilical Port Site Specimen Extraction Sites in an Obese Population during Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy. Presentation at Mid-Atlantic AUA Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD.
  4. Point D, Morley C, Hubsher C, Shapiro R, Zaslau S. Urethrolysis in the treatment of painful bladder syndrome following sub-urethral sling placement: A single center experience. Presentation at AUGS/IGA Scientific Meeting, Washington DC.
  5. Hubsher CP, Talug C, Salkini SW. Trocar site herniation following robotic renal surgery in an obese population: A comparison of Vicryl fascia closure and Surgicel Plugs. Presentation at AUA Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL.
  6. Hubsher CP, Jansen R, Zaslau S. Efficacy of Sacral Neuromodulation in Patients over the Age of 70. Presentation at SUFU, Miami, FL.
  7. Hubsher CP, Salkini M. Comparison of Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy Specimen Extraction Sites in an Obese Population. Presentation at the Society of Robotic Surgery Annual Meeting, Lake Buena Vista, FL.
  8. Hubsher CP, Jansen R, Zaslau S. Sacral Neuromodulation for Females with Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms. Presentation at SUFU Winter Meeting, Las Vegas, NV.
  9. Hubsher CP, Jansen R, Zaslau S. Long-term Outcome and Surgical Interventions after Sacral Neuromodulation for Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms: A 7-Year, Single Center Experience. Presentation at the Mid-Atlantic AUA Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA.
  10. Jansen R, Hubsher CP, Zaslau S. Sacral Neuromodulation Implantable Pulse Generator Failures: Impact of Symptomatology and Program Settings on Battery Life. Presentation at the Mid-Atlantic AUA Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA.
  11. Point D, Hubsher CP, Jansen R, Zaslau S. Long-term Outcome and Surgical Interventions after Neuromodulation for Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms: A 7-Year, Single Center Experience. Presentation at American College of Surgeons, White Sulphur Springs, WV.
  12. Hubsher CP. Costa JA. Percutaneous Intervention of Large Bladder Calculi in Neurogenic Bladder. Presentation at the Florida COM Annual Meeting, Gainesville, FL.

Seeing /Dr. Hubscher for a couple of years and find him to be extremely professional and personable. I have full confidence in his ability to monitor a kidney cyst and keep me healthy!

Chad Hubsher, MD
AUI Patient
Sep 10, 2019

Dr. Hubsher is thorough and explained all his findings in a manner that I could understand. He is pleasant and unassuming. I highly recommend him.

Chad Hubsher, MD
AUI Patient
Apr 18, 2019

I was very pleased with Dr. Hubsher’s care and the efficiency of his staff. I would highly recommend him.

Chad Hubsher, MD
Bonnie A.
Nov 15, 2018